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Public Health Promoter, Perth District Health Unit

Stratford, Ontario
July 23, 2010

We have an opening for a temporary full-time position to cover a maternity leave of absence beginning August 23, 2010. The initial assignment will be focused on injury prevention. The Public Health Promoter plans and implements public health programs and services using a variety of health promotion strategies.


  • Baccalaureate degree in a health related field
  • demonstrated skills in:
    • program planning, implementation and evaluation
    • health promotion and community development
    • oral and written communication
  • proven ability to work within a multidisciplinary team
  • Certificate in Workplace Wellness and Health Promotion is an asset
  • computer skills including word processing and Internet
  • valid Ontario Driver’s License and access to a vehicle suitable for carrying out duties on behalf of the employer
  • immunizations in accordance with Board Policy including annual influenza immunization unless medically contra indicated.

Apply in writing by July 23, 2010 giving full resume of experience and qualifications to:

Tracy Allan-Koester
Director of Community Health
Perth District Health Unit
653 West Gore Street
Stratford, Ontario N5A 1L4
Fax: 519-271-2195
Email: [email protected]

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The Perth District Health Unit is ann equal opportunity employer and values workplace diversity.